Filename = Chr(34) & filename & Chr(34)
'the chr(34) just puts the " in place and easy way of doing it them learning
'so If there are spacees in any thing the command does see it as a new command
'(back in the old when you couldn't have spaces in folder name life was a easy)
'now let run the command
ret = shell(WordEXE & " " & Filename & " " & This,vbNormalFocus)
Last edited by myle; 10-02-07 at 21:08.
hope this help
See clear as mud
the aim is store once, not store multiple times
Remember... Optimize 'til you die!
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